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Falseworks: Column Brackets
Column/Wall brackets are manufactured to accommodate a variety of shapes and capacities. If your column is round, octagonal, square or some other shape Wadco can help. Whether your work loads are 15 Kip or 150 Kip Wadco can help.
Erection procedures typically require brackets to be used in pairs. The brackets
are secured in place with the use of hi-
As with friction collars, an important component associated with the use of column/wall
brackets is the necessity to "pre-
Torqueing requirements are a function of the capacity of the bracket and the number
Our most popular bracket has a 50,000# working capacity (with a 2.5:1 safety factor).
It can be used on a flat wall, or on any diameter column down to 16" and requires
2,700 ftlbs of torque on a single thru-
The use of screwjacks to facilitate the accurate grading and controlled stripping of falsework is commonly incorporated in the bracket design. Since screwjacks can not be adjusted while loaded, hydraulic jacks are used during the stripping process to remove the loads from the screwjacks, enabling them to be released.
Whether your need to eliminate the use of grounded falsework is for environmental, traffic clearance or some other purpose Wadco can be of assistance.